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ped·i·cel

(ped'i-sel), Do not confuse this word with pedicle.
The secondary process of a podocyte, which helps form the visceral capsule of a renal corpuscle.
Synonym(s): footplate2, foot-plate ☆ , foot process
[Mod. L. pedicellus, dim. of L. pes, foot]

pedicel

/ped·i·cel/ (ped´ĭ-sel) a footlike part, especially any of the secondary processes of a podocyte.

pedicel

(pĕd′ĭ-səl, -sĕl′)
n.
1. Botany
a. A small stalk or stalklike part bearing a single flower in an inflorescence.
b. A support for a fern sporangium or moss capsule.
2. See pedicle.

ped′i·cel′lar (-sĕl′ər) adj.

ped·i·cel

(ped'i-sel)
The secondary process of a podocyte, which helps form the visceral capsule of a renal corpuscle.
Synonym(s): foot process, footplate (2) , foot-plate.
[Mod. L. pedicellus, dim. of L. pes, foot]

pedicel

the stalk of a flower.
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The xylem of anthesis flower parts and pedicels consists exclusively of tracheary elements with helical bands, and rarely, with annular bands.
Flowers can be brought to the lab for later use, and the pedicels should be kept in water.
Antenna: Brown, scape and pedicel white setose dorsally, asetose ventrally; postpedicel cylindrical in proximal half, symmetrically bulbous in distal half, [greater than or equal to] 3.
Vegetti (1994, 1999) proposes the following process to determine these variations: (1) reduction of the structure and the number of the inflorescence short branches (the maximum reduction of the subzone of short branches occurs in Anadelphia trichaeta Clayton, which consists of just one sessile spikelet and two reduced pedicels, and in some inflorescences of Cleistachne Benth.
Treatment of 8 ml ethanol/kg grapes on impregnated paper controlled 98% of the decay, although the ethanol applications caused visible stem and pedicel browning.
Scanning electron micrographs were taken of the area around the pedicel from a standard view (normal to the pedicel axis) and other angles when deemed useful.
Antennal scape blackish brown; pedicel yellow; 1st flagellomere pale brown except yellow at base, nearly 1.
5m; floral bracts like scape bracts, to 8cm, about equaling pedicels; pedicels ascending, stout, to 7 cm long, green at anthesis, drying dark brown.
Head (Figs 1, 2): Ground colour dark on vertex, occiput and postgenae, light ochre-yellow on frons, parafacials and genae, covered in light grey to silvery grey dusting; antennae brownish black or to varying extent orange-brown to orange-yellow on scape, pedicel and basal part of postpedicel; palpi brownish black, on basal half often ochre-yellow dorsally.
The results also indicate pedicel articulation (char.